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Ask LH: How Can I Persuade My Employer To Let Me Use Dropbox?

Hi Lifehacker, My workplace won’t let me use Dropbox anymore — I’ve been told I can only access it via the browser. How do I go about persuading them that I should be allowed access?


Ask LH: What's The Best Dropbox-Friendly Office Suite For An Android Tablet?

Hey Lifehacker, I have recently purchased a Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 and want to use it for study. I currently have all my study documents (Word, Excel and PDF mainly) on my Dropbox account. What is the best app for editing those Office documents on my Android tablet?


CloudTunes Is An Elegant Music Player For All Your Dropbox MP3s

Dropbox is a great place to store music so you can access it anywhere, but it’s not always easy to get that music playing though a good music player. CloudTunes solves that problem with a web-based music player that works in any browser.


Boxer Integrates Your Email With To-Dos, Dropbox And Evernote

Android: There are a million and one solutions to the problem of emails, but Boxer manages to turn heads in a different way. The app allows you to combine all your email accounts into one inbox, turn emails into to-dos for your list, and quickly delete or archive messages.


Dropbox Pro Now Has 1TB Of Storage, New Sharing And Security Options

Dropbox is an awesome cloud storage service which integrates well with everything, but if you need more than the 2GB on the Free (plus whatever free extras you can scrounge) it can become expensive. So we’re happy to learn that Dropbox Pro has simplified its plans and expanded its storage: 1TB now costs $10.99 a month.


Dropbox For Android Adds Document Previews And Smarter Search

Android: The Android version of Dropbox updated today with a new way to search through files and a system to preview documents quickly.


QuickDrop Adds Instant Dropbox Uploads And Downloads To Chrome

Chrome: While Dropbox has clients for operating systems, there is nothing for the browser apart from the website itself. QuickDrop is a free Chrome extension that gives you easy access to your Dropbox, and speeds up downloads and uploads.


Unclouded Finds Out What's Eating Your Google Drive And Dropbox Space

Android: What’s taking up all the space in your Dropbox? Are there multiple copies of the same file in your Google Drive? Get control of your cloud storage with Unclouded for Android.


Reminder: Dropbox Shouldn't Be Your Sole Backup For Your Files

It might seem like Dropbox (or other online file syncing and sharing services, like Google Drive or OneDrive), are an ideal backup solution, but a recent horror story of someone losing all their photos on Dropbox is an excellent reminder: You can’t rely on just one backup method.


MultCloud Ties Together All Your Cloud Storage Services

If you like to take advantage of free space for your files, you no doubt have several cloud storage accounts. MultCloud helps you access and search all of your files in one place so you don’t need to sign into several accounts.